5 Dogs Using Cat Doors

Pets are silly creatures and when they want to go somewhere – nothing will stop them. I want to go to there I make this look easy http://youtu.be/COj9bpIuDdw Well, the nose made it… http://youtu.be/R-rQ6xe0fko You told me to and then told me I’m bad? And that I’m a cat? *confused* Is this a new game?

Amtrak Allowing Pets to Travel on Trains

Amtrak has started a new program of allowing pets to travel on their trains. The program is still in an experimental phase but if it seems successful, it will slowly spread to be nationwide. For now, the only trip that allows pets is between Chicago and Quincy, Ill. It’s a 4 hour train ride and […]

Video Break: Puppies Learning Things For The First Time

First Time Around: Puppies Learning Things For The First Time Long day at work? Tired and waiting for the weekend? Take a few minutes and check out these cute videos of puppies learning and trying things out for the first time. Warning: the cuteness is unbearable. http://youtu.be/VCfljREpdw4 Bark? With my whole body, right?! Walking is […]

29 Benefits of Owning a Pet

There are a lot of reasons to own a pet. Some of us have grown up with pets and it’s hard to imagine living without one as an adult. Others of us may work with animals and sometimes find that there’s one little stray that borrowed its way into our hearts and homes or that […]

Tips for Summer Getaways With Your Dog

Taking your dog for a hike? Going camping this summer? Great idea! But first, be sure you and your dog are prepared for the upcoming trek. Here are a few tips for taking your dog on a camping trip or summer hike. 6 Tips For Summer Getaways Expect the Unexpected – Although you can probably […]

What Pets write in their dairies…

Excerpts from a Dog’s Diary…… 8:00 am – Dog food! My favorite thing! 9:30 am – A car ride! My favorite thing! 9:40 am – A walk in the park! My favorite thing! 10:30 am – Got rubbed and petted! My favorite thing! 12:00 pm – Lunch! My favorite thing! 1:00 pm – Played in […]

On Wisconsin!

It all started at a terrific little restaurant on East 34th Street in New York City called The Barking Dog. Although pets aren’t allowed inside the restaurant, there’s a large outdoor dining patio where pets are permitted. And just inside the door I spotted a large bowl filled with dog biscuits. The walls are adorned […]

Who’s Your Daddy?

Don’t get me wrong—I love my dogs. Lola is 12 years old and has decided that I need a continual shadow. Charlie, on the other hand, since he was adopted from the shelter, has chosen to sleep in the guest room. We’ve assured him he’s part of the family, and he does join us under […]

Dog-Friendly Vacationing in Santa Barbara, California

Santa Barbara, California, is a beautiful resort and beach destination on the Pacific Ocean. Its climate is almost Mediterranean-feeling, and there are lots of outdoor locations for visitors to get some exercise with their canine companions. This city is full of pleasant nature and gardens, as well as some nice restaurants that welcome dogs. Attractions […]

American Newfoundland Clubs

Newfoundlands are considered a large dog breed, and they originally descend from a line bred for working dogs for fishermen. Though there are many clubs for these dogs around the United States, they are originally from the Colony of Newfoundland, now part of Canada. Newfoundlands are famous for being huge dogs that are muscular and […]

Dog-Friendly Vacationing in Seattle, Washington

Seattle, Washington, is the largest city of the Pacific Northwest. It is a city of over 600,000 residents, and is famous for being a condensed urban area full of culture, great coffee and accessible nature. Many attractions and facilities around Seattle are dog-friendly. Visitors should keep in mind that it does rain a lot in […]

Brittany Clubs of the United States I

Brittanys are a breed of medium-sized gun dogs that originally came out of the Brittany province of France. They were originally bred to hunt birds. They are popular dogs that have athletic, compact and solid bodies, often with long legs. Brittanys are very energetic dogs that need a lot of space to run around. Many […]

Pet Stores and Services in Omaha, Nebraska

Omaha, Nebraska, has lots of local resources for dog grooming, natural pet foods, pet bakeries and boutiques. Pets-R-Us Pets-R-Us is a full pet store in Rockport Village that sells some pets and offers dog grooming. Tully’s Kennels Tully’s Kennels is a business that offers boarding. Their rates depending on the size of the dog, and […]

Dog-Friendly Vacationing in the Florida Keys

The Florida Keys consist of approximately 1,700 islands off of the southeastern tip of Florida. They are surrounded by water, and enjoy tropical climate. There are plenty of outdoor attractions for people to have fun with their dogs in this area, like off-leash dog parks, beaches, fishing trips and wildlife refuge areas. Where to Stay […]

Rottweiler Clubs in the United States and Canada

Rottweilers are a medium to large breed of dog. They originated in Rottweil, Germany, and were meant to be butcher dogs who would herd livestock and pull carts full of meat to markets. They mostly go under the same black and tan color scheme, and have short, hard and thick coats. The United States and […]

Pet Stores Around Salinas, California

Lots of great chain and local pet stores are in business around Salinas, California. Shoppers have several options to buy premium cat and dog food, aquarium supplies or pet travel accessories. There is also a dog boarding ranch! Pet Fun at Harden Ranch Plaza Pet Fun is a big discount pet store that has had […]

Boxer Clubs in the United States of America II

Boxers are such popular dogs, that almost every state in America has a club devoted to them! These particular dogs unite people in many different areas, and some of the clubs organize shows, trials and matches, and also conduct meetings and some occasional recreational activities. A few of them also list puppies or are connected […]

Boxer Clubs in the United States of America I

Boxers are a breed of dog that are stocky, short-haired and medium-sized. They have some staple physical characteristics, like broad, short skulls, strong jaws and an under bite. They belong to the mastiff group of dogs Boxers are one of the most popular breeds in the United States, and many different clubs exist in different […]

Dog-Friendly Vacationing Around Hartford, Connecticut

Hartford, Connecticut, is the capital of the state, with over 100,000 people. Its nickname is the “Insurance Capital of the World,” as a few major insurance companies are headquartered there. It is one of the oldest cities in the country with several historic sites, and its downtown area is undergoing revitalization. Though there are not […]

Pet Stores in the East Bay Area, California

The East Bay in California consists of many different towns that have some great pet stores. These shops sell anything from holistic cat and dog foods to self-service pet washes to interesting fish, bird and reptile species. Paws and Claws Paws and Claws is a locally-owned Oakland store that carries lots of natural pet foods […]